What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BIED, SETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,693.74 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNET, CATHERINE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,693.74 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMAN, ROBERT K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,693.74 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,693.74 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHEN, MADONNA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,693.74 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ELAINE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,693.74 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MARGARET R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,693.74 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,693.74 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, JILLENA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,693.74 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHM, AMY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $30,693.74 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, CASSANDRA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,693.50 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRY, LATONYA K Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $30,693.47 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARTH, JOSHUA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,693.41 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BRENDA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $30,693.17 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, SAMANTHA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,692.30 Date 10/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICCARO, HALEY R Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $30,692.24 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSMER, KYLE L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $30,692.20 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $30,692.19 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIOTTA, SUSAN L Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $30,692.11 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,692.08 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, GWEN T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $30,692.00 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, JOAN Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $30,691.88 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, LINDA M Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $30,691.77 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTTERMAN, STEVEN M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $30,691.39 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, AUDREY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,691.29 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, BRITTNEY L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $30,691.17 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNEY, CRYSTAL G Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,691.09 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SANDRA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,691.06 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEPKEN, DANIEL D Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $30,690.94 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZY, NATASHA B Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,690.83 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSS, JODI A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $30,690.80 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICAK BELLEMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,690.67 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISLAK, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $30,690.60 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LOUISE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,690.42 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, TAMMY L Employer name Peru CSD Amount $30,690.26 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, ANGELA Employer name Education Department Amount $30,690.20 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, WILLIAM P Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,689.66 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONETTI-HOTVET, TINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $30,689.50 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MARIE E Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $30,689.43 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,689.31 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWE, TOBIN D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,689.26 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURLEY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,689.01 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, CAROL A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,689.01 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARY-MARGARET Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,688.79 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ELENA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $30,688.32 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, LYNN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,687.96 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, AUSTIN J Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $30,687.75 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERK, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,687.31 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALMAS, ELAINE A Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $30,687.25 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, DONNA J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,687.16 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI-BAKER, NANCY L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,687.00 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, PAULA A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $30,686.08 Date 06/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, JAMES F Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $30,685.93 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, KRISTIN S Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $30,685.91 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JAMES M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,685.53 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JOHNNIE D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,685.08 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TRAVIS R Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $30,685.03 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, FREDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,684.80 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, RACHEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,684.80 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, PAUL A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $30,684.80 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADLEC, LINDA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,684.74 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, FELICIA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $30,684.30 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATTERY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,684.06 Date 12/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUUTI, AMY D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $30,683.68 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAVID G Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,683.43 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAMSES Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,683.35 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLINGTON, BONNIE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,683.07 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MILTON J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $30,682.86 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, BRYAN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,682.68 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCILLO, HAILE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,682.53 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, MARYANN V Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,682.35 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, GRACE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,681.78 Date 10/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILES, ANDREW D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $30,681.72 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, SHAYNE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $30,681.68 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASKEY, VALERIE J Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $30,681.58 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $30,680.45 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNING, WALTER J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,680.23 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNE, TIMOTHY T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,680.07 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISK, EDWIN K Employer name Canton CSD Amount $30,680.01 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIER, PHYLLIS A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,679.89 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, PEGGY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,679.59 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROKOS-KAPP, JOLANTA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,679.57 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, MARYELLEN T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $30,679.53 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,679.43 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LA STARR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,679.34 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATIE M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $30,679.28 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMETER, KEVIN J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,679.21 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, GLORIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,678.90 Date 12/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSE, LINDA L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,678.80 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINAPHONG, AMANDA Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $30,678.76 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINI, SUSAN M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $30,678.44 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLWANGER, MICHAEL O Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $30,678.36 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, MEGAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,678.16 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, LINDA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $30,677.89 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FORNO, MATILDA T Employer name Highland CSD Amount $30,677.35 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSLEY, BRETT J Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,677.14 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASATERE, FRANK A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,677.08 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, BAMBI M Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,676.07 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHAEL I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,676.07 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LORI A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $30,675.85 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System